The industry reacts to Sweden’s severe deposit and bonusing limits

As the SGA prepares to implement restrictive limits to online wagering for the remainder of 2020, will punters be protected or pushed towards the black market?

Sweden’s government shocked the industry on Thursday after announcing its intention to implement mandatory weekly deposit limits of SEK5,000 with effect from 1 June for the remainder of 2020. The restrictive legislation, which the government argues will protect consumers from gambling-related harm during an extended period of coronavirus lockdown, includes capping customer bonuses at SEK100…

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